In a clip from the 1980s hit PBS series Matinee at the Bijou, cartoon characters watch a melodramatic cartoon in 1931's "Makin' 'Em Move." And Matinee at the Bijou is coming back! Offering classic cartoons, comedy and musical shorts, newsreels, cliffhangers, and feature films from the 1930s, '40s and '50s. Check it out: http://matineebijou.blogspot.com/ ( 1 reviews )
A seed for a space/ambient/electronic/prog rock/whatever piece. In the public domain, so your use is limited only by your imagination. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: ambient, space music, electronic, collaboration
A music video for the track Mickey Mouse With A Gun (Sonny Bono Copyright Term Extension Act Mix) Made with samples from The Front Line (1965), http://www.archive.org/details/FrontLin1965 from the Prelinger Archives. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: electronic, music, video, flash, remix, independent, pop, art, pablo, perez, mickey, mouse, gun,...
Another in the famed series of artfully-assembled clip compilations made from public domain films found here at archive.org. The understated fancy-ass classical score was provided by the Frank Panucci Community Orchestra. ( 2 reviews ) Topics: clipfilm, rocket, blastoff, shuttle, butt, dancer, robot, brat, dryer-lint fetish, panucci
A syncopated juxtaposition of some of the odder footage found in the Prelinger Archives. No kiddin', this one will give you a for-real headache. Intended for the youngsters - you old people may find it "challenging". This is a sequel to earlier episodes in the PRELINGER! series, which can be found here: HOT PRELINGER ON A BUN PRELINGER ASSEMBLED! PRELINGER ARE CHIVES! COMPENDIUM PRELINGER TWICE A NIGHT Honestly, the above selections are hard-core brilliant. You don't like 'em? You're... ( 2 reviews ) Topics: clipfilm, clipfilms, prelinger, panucci
My obsession with stock footage finally came to a head this week with the discovery of the original "Night of the Living Dead" film is now public domain, meaning I downloaded it and cut it apart for my own (and your) viewing pleasure. Enjoy this video I made: "Night of the Living Dead" the way I'd have done it-- filtered by a strong dose of David Lynch. This is the story, as I see it: Barbara, the blond, hires her brother, Johnny, to kill her husband, who she believes is... ( 3 reviews ) Topic: romero zombies david lynch burlesque night dead film feature
North Korean propaganda, broadcast on shortwave radio frequency 9335 MHz. The beeping in the beginning of the file is an RTTY broadcast that is present on the same frequency. ( 3 reviews ) Topics: propaganda, shortwave, DPRK, north korea, democratic people's republic of korea, kim jong il, Radio... Source: Degen DE1103 direct to Zen Nano Plus encoding at 160kbps
"The future can be found in many places. It can be seen reflected in the eyes of those who are privileged to look at it." The narrative is from a (now) public domain film of the same name made in 1950, about the development of microwave radio transmission and the transistor. What is lovely about viewing this now is the timelessness of the message contained within; the will to find newer, faster ways to communicate. "In my view of the future the novelty will wear off. The... ( 4 reviews )
This is the fourth "Flawed Family Flicks Video" we have added to the collection. We hope that it will give a new life to a great old movie. Cousin Buster is back, this time as "The Blacksmith"......Special Editors Note: we have created "Flawed Family Flicks" as a fun way to rekindle new interest in some great old movies. These remixes were originally created for my grandchildren, and it now appears many other folks enjoy them as well. These Movies are great... ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Bridgewater Video, Buster Keaton, Comedy, Flawed Family Flick, Warped Vision Video, BTV Comedy, BTV
50's TV Network IDs. Between programs, In the days before Network Bugs, the major TV networks aired little bumpers reminding viewers what network they were watching. Depending on whether the show was live or Kinescoped, Different IDs would be used. ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Classic TV, Network ID, IDs, 50's, 1950's, Fifties, Retro, NBC, CBS, DuMont, Logos, Logo, Ident,...
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] release for for January 2007: The 'Hungarian Rag' was definitely a kind of a pre-echo to the upcoming new music style called 'Jass'. ( 5 reviews ) Topics: ragtime, dance, jass, early jazz, cylinder record Source: Collection of Norman Bruderhofer [www.cylinder.de]
"Look Over Here" is a charming and playful movie with an imaginative treatment suited to the visual style of Everquest 2. It is an adaptation of the song, "Dui Mian De Nu Hai Kan Guo Lai" by Ah Niu ("Cow"), translated by the filmmaker, Peter Tan. "This is my 2nd attempt at making a Machinima film. This video is a funny look at how a lonely man tries to attract girls in the MMORPG Everquest 2." - Peter Tan ( 5 reviews ) Topics: Tan, Peter, Everquest 2, Sony Online Entertainment
Artist: VARIOUS Album: FUCK YOUR SPEAKERS! Year: 2010 CAT#: TFN310 Style: Various styles and concepts that portray experimental underground music and noise-related genres, Noise, Cybergrind, Hardcore, Experimental, Electronic, Abstract, Extreme Tracks: Fuck Your Speakers! Disc 1 01. ?hred - Jihivj Nso 02. a beautiful lotus - [ minute d ] practical practice 03. a beautiful lotus - [ minute f ] the rush 04. A Split Psyche - Public Execution 05. Avril Latrine - Viral Bass Lines 06. Bicycle Sighs -... ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Various styles and concepts that portray experimental underground music and noise-related genres,...
A 4 Song EP by pop music cult Hussalonia. These songs have been released directly into the public domain, without copyright. You are free to sample, distribute, cover, or use these songs in any private or commercial endeavor as you wish. Visit the Hussalonia website for more information: www.hussalonia.com ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Public Domain, Hussalonia, Pop, Indie, Indiepop, Rock, Communist, Sample, Free, Nestle's Quik
"The cleverest anti-Nazi propaganda yet! You will howl with glee when you see and hear what our London newsreel friends have cooked up for Hitler and his goose-stepping armies. The 'Nasties' skip and sway in tune to the Lambeth Walk!" - humorous editing of German newsreels to make fun of Hitler and the Nazis. (partial newsreel) ( 9 reviews )
Outstanding news reporter George Putnam, star of the Prelinger Archives classic "Perversion for Profit", shares his true feelings about pornography in this heart-felt appeal to the public. ( 47 reviews ) Topics: pornography, propaganda, parody
byThe Rev. Jim Jones, et al. (The Peoples Temple cult)
An audio recording made on November 18, 1978, at the Peoples Temple compound in Jonestown, Guyana immediately preceding and during the mass suicide and murder of over 900 members of the cult. ( 88 reviews ) Topics: Spoken Word, Historical Source: ? > cassette > CD-R > Sound Forge > FLAC Frontend > FLAC